The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Alcatel-Lucent products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alcatel-Lucent over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Alcatel-Lucent.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Alcatel-Lucent
Rank 240 217 236
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent 2 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £274 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -21.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4389 4157 4801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.79% 49.31% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2173 2059 2076
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 320 339
Average hourly rate £16.49 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Alcatel-Lucent
England

Alcatel-Lucent
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Alcatel-Lucent Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent across the South East region.

Alcatel-Lucent Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent across the South East region.

Alcatel-Lucent Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Alcatel-Lucent
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alcatel-Lucent within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 2 £338 -15.62%
Alcatel-Lucent
England

Alcatel-Lucent
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Alcatel-Lucent also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alcatel-Lucent.

1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) MPLS
3 17 (65.38%) Ethernet
4 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
5 13 (50.00%) Internet
6 12 (46.15%) Juniper
6 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
8 10 (38.46%) IPv6
8 10 (38.46%) BGP
9 9 (34.62%) SDH
9 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
10 8 (30.77%) Brocade
10 8 (30.77%) WAN
11 7 (26.92%) VoIP
11 7 (26.92%) UNIX
11 7 (26.92%) ADSL
11 7 (26.92%) ATM
11 7 (26.92%) VPN
11 7 (26.92%) Degree
12 6 (23.08%) C
12 6 (23.08%) Perl
12 6 (23.08%) PHP
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (23.08%) Firewall
12 6 (23.08%) IPsec
13 5 (19.23%) CCNP
13 5 (19.23%) Network Design
14 4 (15.38%) Huawei
14 4 (15.38%) VLAN

Alcatel-Lucent
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Alcatel-Lucent also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Alcatel-Lucent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) MPLS
2 17 (65.38%) Ethernet
3 13 (50.00%) Internet
4 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 10 (38.46%) IPv6
5 10 (38.46%) BGP
6 9 (34.62%) SDH
7 8 (30.77%) WAN
8 7 (26.92%) VoIP
8 7 (26.92%) ADSL
8 7 (26.92%) ATM
8 7 (26.92%) VPN
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) IPsec
10 4 (15.38%) VLAN
10 4 (15.38%) HSPA
10 4 (15.38%) LTE
10 4 (15.38%) Network Security
10 4 (15.38%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Design Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) IP Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Network Design
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
3 2 (7.69%) Logistics
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Validation
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C
1 6 (23.08%) Perl
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (19.23%) CCNP
6 3 (11.54%) CCIP
6 3 (11.54%) CCNA
6 3 (11.54%) BC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) CCIE
8 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Juniper
3 8 (30.77%) Brocade
4 4 (15.38%) Huawei
4 4 (15.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (15.38%) Ericsson
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Cramer
6 1 (3.85%) BT